T Natarajan, the new bowling sensation has sincerely flared on his tour to Australia. He has produced convincing performances with the ball in the recently concluded ODI series and ongoing T20Is. The cricketing fraternity has poured wishes on social media for the pacer. Now, Danish Kaneria, the former Pakistan spinner has also joined the bandwagon with some cherishing words for the 29-year-old.
The selectors did not originally pick the left-arm pacer in the squad, but destiny had some different plans. Following the injury of other players in the side, selectors found T Natarajan has the perfect replacement, who did exceptionally well for SRH in IPL 2020.
The 29-year-old looked in magnificent form with the ball in the Indian Premier League 2020 season. The Salem-born player managed to replicate the same form against Australia. He took two wickets in his first ODI including wickets of Marnus Labuschagne and Ashton Agar.
T Natarajan Praised For Giving Brilliant Performance Against Australia
Later on, he was picked for the team of T20Is as well. T Natarajan got off the mark well and he took wickets of D’arcy Short, Glenn Maxwell, and Mitchell Starc. In the 2nd game, he dismissed D’arcy Short and Moises Henriques. He played a crucial role in making his side in taking an important lead over the hoists in the shorter format.
T Natarajan has impressed former Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria. The latter took to his official Twitter handle and shared a post that read,” Natarajan new bowling sensation for India,I am becoming a fan for #Natarajan Bhagwan bless him, A new finisher in making #hardikpandiya.”
The former leg-spinner also praised Hardik Pandya in his tweet and said that Team India is blessed with a new finisher following the exit of MS Dhoni.
India has already taken a series-winning lead over Australia. They will look forward to a historic whitewash against hosts by winning the final T20I in Sydney.